Northeast Florida AHEC values all people- including but not limited to all nationalities, socioeconomic backgrounds, abilities, races, genders, religious perspectives, sexual orientations and gender identities – in everything we do.
We welcome the unique insights and perspectives of all persons in our quest to fulfill our mission.
Northeast Florida AHEC is now a Certified Education Provider for Community Health Workers. See calendar for upcoming trainings.
Tobacco Free Florida AHEC Cessation Program
Northeast Florida AHEC in partnership with Tobacco Free Florida has made it a priority to provide tobacco cessation education throughout the State, while training current and future healthcare professionals on how to assist tobacco-using patients.
Through the partnership and support of ElderSource, Northeast Florida AHEC provides a vast variety of programs for the seniors in our seven-county service area.
Corporate Wellness is a life-changing, highly-motivating, organized program in the worksite that is intended to educate and empower employees and their family members in making voluntary behavioral changes that will reduce their health and injury risk, improve their health consumer skills and enhance their individual productivity and well-being.
Federal Program-Health Career Preparation
Northeast Florida Area Health Education Center provides programs that support and encourage students to become future health professionals. These health career preparation programs greatly improve the supply and diversity of the health workforce in Northeast Florida.
Through a partnership with EasterSeals- Northeast Central Florida, provides Sickle Cell education and outreach to the residents of Volusia County. Through a collaboration with Health Services Advisory Council (HSAG), provides diabetes education through our Diabetes Empowerment Education Program (DEEP). Through a grant from the I.R. Bowen and Katherine H. Bowen Fund at The Community Foundation for Northeast Florida, provides A Matter of Balance workshops throughout Duval and surrounding counties.
See What People Are Saying About Us
“I’ve tried everything to quit smoking, but the Quit Smoking Now program gave me tools that no other method had given me to quit using tobacco!”
“The enthusiasm and compassion our Facilitator had about being smoke-free motivated me. The wonderful pointers helped me remain smoke-free… I can’t wait to refer others to the program.”
“I personally give thanks every night for the wonderful gift you all have given me of leading a smoke-free life.”
Our Community Partners
Ascension St. Vincent’s Clay County Hospital
Ascension St. Vincent’s Health Care and Primary Care
Baker County Department of Health
Baker Prevention Coalition, Inc.
Clay County Department of Health
Community Life Center- Deltona
Duval County Department of Health
Easterseals Northeast Central Florida
Flagler County Council on Aging and Community Services, Inc.
Flagler County Department of Health
Flagler County Public Libraries
Florida State College at Jacksonville
Health Planning Council of Northeast Florida
Jacksonville Community & Senior Center Services
MD Anderson/ Baptist Cancer Center
Nassau County Council on Aging
Nassau County Department of Health
Nassau County Public Libraries
Nova Southeastern University Jacksonville
St. Johns County Council on Aging
St. Johns County Department of Health
The Community Foundation for Northeast Florida
Tobacco Free Volusia Coalition
United Way of Volusia-Flagler Counties
Volusia County Department of Health